Pen y Bryn Halt

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Pen y Bryn Halt
Photo: Mark Temple. Mary Ann and the Wickham Trolley at Pen-y-Bryn, April 1967.
Type Site of former halt
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A temporary halt on the edge of Penrhyndeudraeth on a blind curve just beyond the northern end of Ty Fry Curve[route 1]

In regular use from 20 April 1957, and occasionally up until the end of the 1967 season. In 1957 Dennis Corley recorded "Pen-y-Bryn: New 1957 halt situated by footpath at lower end of Penrhyn. Nameboard only" [1]

The halt is now closed but the foot crossing remains. As a 'sanctioned' unofficial halt it did see use during the annual "Kids' Weeks" until 2002, in connection with regular lodgings near here.

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  1. ^ Corley, D (2015) Ffestiniog Railway Heritage Group Journal No. 122 Summer 2015, Festiniog Railway 1955 to 1957, page 18.